Events

Here and Elsewhere: Fine Art Collection aquisitions

Summary

An exhibition of over of eighty artworks by key Tasmanian artists.

Start Date

1st Sep 2019

End Date

19th Sep 2019

Venue

The Plimsoll Gallery, Hunter Street, Hobart

RSVP / Contact Information

E. CAM.Hunter@utas.edu.au; T. 6226 4308

Artwor by Joan Ross, The VIP lounge

Image credit:  Joan Ross, The VIP lounge, edition 5 of 5, hand painted pigment print on cotton rag paper, 61 x 90cm, 2015, Image courtesy of the artist and Bett Gallery. Purchased for the Fine Art Collection, 2017

We warmly invite you to the opening of Here and Elsewhere: New acquisitions from the UTAS Fine Art 

Here & Elsewhere comprises of over eighty artworks, some by key Tasmanian artists who have forged international reputations and sustained careers over decades.

Acquired over the past three years for their distinctive Tasmanian themes and sensibilities, each artwork also reflects universal preoccupations.

Artists | Raymond Arnold, Philip Blacklow, Pat Brassington, Wayne Brookes, Robert Emerson Curtis, Ruth Frost, Patrick Hall, Owen Gower Lade, Judith Klavins, Milan Milojevic, Joan Ross, Heather B. Swann and Lucia Usmiani.
Curators | Dr Maria Kunda and Rachael Rose

Exhibition Opening | Wed 4 Sept, 5.00 – 6:30 pm
Exhibition Opening Speaker | Professor Rufus Black, Vice-Chancellor, University of Tasmania

Exhibition Dates | Sat 31 Aug – Thurs 19 Sept

Gallery Hours | Wed - Sun 12.00pm - 5.00pm (during exhibitions)
Closed Mondays, Tuesdays and Public holidays.

RSVP for the opening event